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EXCLUSIVE: Creepy Clown Scare at Grove Football Game! Police Investigate!

(note to readers — this is a picture of clown spotted in a different area of the country.) EXCLUSIVE 9/27/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Creepy Clown hysteria has officially hit … Continue reading

September 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Exclusive Interview: Candidate Mike Molesvich

The Orange Street News Exclusive interview with candidate Mike Molesevich. Molesevich is running for the 10th Congressional District against Congressman Tom Marino. The OSN will also be reaching out to … Continue reading

September 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY:TRUMP OR CLINTON?

In this week’s Ask Izzy, America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a girl who is having trouble deciding which candidate to support in her class vote. Learn … Continue reading

September 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Trump Hating Thief Loose in Grove!

9/22/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Trump-sign stealing vandal is on the loose in Selinsgrove. Campaign signs for the Republican nominee for President have mysteriously gone missing from people’s yards … Continue reading

September 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Short Story: Secret of the Letsoos

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 1,000 years ago in India, there were small, bearded white dogs called letsoos. Everyone thought they were magical and had powers like telekinesis and teleportation so … Continue reading

September 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Lice Infestation in Selinsgrove!

9/14/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Lice has been bugging Selinsgrove! There has definitely been an increase in lice, according to Hillary Reeser, owner of Lice Clinics Harrisburg. Treatments for the small … Continue reading

September 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Is it Hanging out? Or a Date?

In this week’s Ask Izzy, America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a girl who wants to know if an invite to the football game is just hanging … Continue reading

September 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Tattoo Shop Fighting Negative Stereotypes

9/8/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove tattoo business has been living up to its promise of “no drama, no drugs, just art.” After Nouveau Ink opened last year at … Continue reading

September 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Mystery of Early Fall Colors in Grove Solved

9/7/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Has Fall come early to Selinsgrove? The end of summer is still weeks away, but the changing colors of the leaves has some residents checking … Continue reading

September 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Homeless Man Trying to Reunite with Daughter

9/6/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A homeless man from Vermont stopped in Selinsgrove in hopes of raising enough money to buy a bus ticket to reunite with his daughter in … Continue reading

September 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Teachers Who Bully!

In this week’s Ask Izzy, America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a girl who wants advice on how to deal with a teacher who is a bully. … Continue reading

September 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

September Issue of OSN Hits Grove!

The September issue of the OSN is out! Pick up your copy today at The Kind Cafe, Michaels Family Restaurant, Emma’s, The Library, The Cottage on the Pine, and other … Continue reading

September 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Short Story: The Freezer Door

By Hilde Kate Lysiak I had just woken up. I was playing with my toys in my bedroom. “Ha-ha,” said a high pitched voice. I dropped my calico critter. I … Continue reading

September 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Men Only? Grove Hasn’t Had Woman Officer in 25 Years!

  8/31/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Its been twenty five years since Selinsgrove has had a female police officer! Debra McFall Ross, the first and only female officer to work … Continue reading

August 31, 2016 · Leave a comment

Message From Hilde

The Orange Street News will not be reporting the news for the next ten days. Sorry. I will be spending time with my Brooklyn friends. Please check back on August … Continue reading

August 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Unbeatable Record Still Stands in Grove!

8/16/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Selinsgrove Swim Team has been in existence for almost fifty years but one record still stands above all the others. In 1976 Sue Groce … Continue reading

August 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for August 8 to August 14. 1) A Slice of New York Comes to Grove 2) EXCLUSIVE: Creeper in Grove? 3) EXCLUSIVE Tree Crashes … Continue reading

August 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: How Kids Can Stop Divorce?

In this week’s Ask Izzy, America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a girl who wants to know how to stop her parents from getting a divorce.

August 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN POLL Election 2016 Coverage: Selinsgrove Voters Don’t Want Trump or Hillary! SEE THE VIDEO!

8/12/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak With less than one hundred days until the 2016 Presidential Election an exclusive OSN poll revealed that more than 50% of the voters polled are … Continue reading

August 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

A Slice of New York Comes to Grove

8/11/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove is about to get a new pizzeria! D’Carini Pizza will be opening up at 801 Market Street to offer Grove residents “original New York … Continue reading

August 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE Tree Crashes on Grove House!

8/10/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove woman is considering herself lucky after a large tree fell on top of her home. The tree smashed into the house on 13 … Continue reading

August 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: Creeper in Grove? Man In Bushes With Binoculars Scaring Girls SEE THE VIDEO REPORT!

8/9/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak An older man has been hiding in a bush and watching girls walk by with a set of binoculars, witnesses exclusively told the Orange Street … Continue reading

August 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for August 1 to August 7. 1) New Media Website Hits Grove! 2) Car Break-ins Down in Grove! 3) Pic and Rope: Crosswalks Painted … Continue reading

August 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Team Taylor or Team Kanye?

This week’s America’ s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a girl who wants to know which side to take in the Taylor Swift Kanye West feud. Learn … Continue reading

August 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

New Media Website Hits Grove!

8/5/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A new media website has hit Selinsgrove! The website, Selinsgrove Concerned Citizens, was launched last month by Grove resident, Vincent Stoops. Stoops plans on posting … Continue reading

August 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Pic and Rope: Crosswalks Painted

Crosswalks being painted at the intersection of Market and Pine Street yesterday in Selinsgrove. “Painting them is the way to get people to follow the cross walks,” a worker told … Continue reading

August 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Car Break-ins Down in Grove!

8/3/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak This summer, car break-ins are down in Selinsgrove In the month of July, there have only been 3 car break-ins, according to officer Garlock, but … Continue reading

August 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN To Donate %100 Sept Advert Money to Malala Fund!

8/2/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak On July 28th, I met Malala Yousafzai. It was amazing getting to meet her! She used to live in a place where people thought girls … Continue reading

August 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

August Issue of OSN Hits Grove!

The August issue of the OSN is out! Pick up your copy today at The Kind Cafe, Michaels Family Restaurant, The Library, The Cottage on the Pine, and other places … Continue reading

August 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for July 25 to July 31. 1) SU HEAD OF SECURITY OUT! 2) EXCLUSIVE! EXTREME COUPONERS HIT GROVE 3) Message From Hilde: Gone Gardner … Continue reading

July 31, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Controlling Boyfriends

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a girl who wants to know how to handle a controlling boyfriend . Learn more about Isabel Lysiak at … Continue reading

July 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Message From Hilde: Gone Gardner A Good Move For the Community

This month’s wood is about Susquehanna University’s Director of Public Safety David Gardner. On June 17th he left his position. The University would not say whether Gardner was fired or … Continue reading

July 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE! EXTREME COUPONERS HIT GROVE

7/28/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Two extreme coupon clippers are checking out of Grove stores with carts full of groceries but paying only pennies — when they aren’t getting paid … Continue reading

July 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

A Sketchy Situation

A Short Story by Hilde Kate Lysiak Once there were two girls.  They were twins who lived happy lives.  Although they were different, they got along pretty well.  One was … Continue reading

July 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

SU HEAD OF SECURITY OUT!

7/26/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Susquehanna University Director of Public Safety David Gardner is out! Gardner has been under fire since last September when he banned Selinsgrove resident Al Peterson … Continue reading

July 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for July 18 to July 24. 1) EXCLUSIVE Daughters of Parent Banned From SU Quit Team 2) Grove Flea Market Fights Back … Continue reading

July 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Zits Before the First Day of School

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a kid who wants to know how to clear her face full of zits . Learn more about Isabel … Continue reading

July 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

New Street Lights Hit Grove!

7/22/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Now the Grove can be seen in a whole new light! New street lights were lit on Market and Pine Streets. Workers had begun working … Continue reading

July 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE Daughters of Parent Banned From SU Quit Team

7/21/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak If their dad can’t watch, they don’t want to be on the team. The daughters of Al Peterson, the man who was banned from Susquehanna … Continue reading

July 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Gun Thief Caught!

6/20/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Selinsgrove gun thief has finally been nabbed! On July 8 Brandon Betancourt was caught in Lancaster, PA. Betancourt swiped a Smith and Wesson M&P … Continue reading

July 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Flea Market Fights Back Against Thieves

7/19/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove Flea Market is fighting back against thieves! Over the past year crooks have helped themselves to coins, knives, jewelry, and other items from … Continue reading

July 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

Message From Hilde: OSN at Swim Camp

Hi, I’ve received some messages from my readers who are wondering why I haven’t been posting this week. Some have wondered if I am ok! I am fine! The reason … Continue reading

June 27, 2016 · 1 Comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for June 13 to June 19. EXCLUSIVE: SPEEDING DRIVER KILLS DOG IN GROVE! EXCLUSIVE: OPEN LETTER FROM BANNED SU MAN TO … Continue reading

June 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: School Dance or Friend’s Birthday?

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a kid who has to decide between going to her friends birthday party or the school dance. Learn more … Continue reading

June 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

“FREE AL” Petition Half Way to its Goal

June 17, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A petition calling on Susquehanna University to allow Al Peterson back on campus to see his kids already has 55 signatures — more than … Continue reading

June 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE Grove Man Running Streak Reaches 700 Days!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak June 16th, 2016 A Selinsgrove man’s running streak has reached 700 straight days! Beginning in the summer of 2014, Selinsgrove resident Matthew Lysiak has run four … Continue reading

June 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Gun Bandit on Loose! Day 33!

June 15, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Thirty three days after a Selinsgrove store was robbed of an expensive gun one of the crooks is still on the loose along … Continue reading

June 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: OPEN LETTER FROM BANNED SU MAN TO COMMUNITY

June 14, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak EDITORS NOTE: Below is a letter from Al Peterson, the man who has been been banned from Susquehanna  University for being a suspected … Continue reading

June 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: SPEEDING DRIVER KILLS DOG IN GROVE!

June 13, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove family who lost their dog to a speeding hit and run driver is asking residents to please slow down before the … Continue reading

June 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for June 6 to June 12. EXCLUSIVE “Light Stealing Bastard” Strikes Again! Ice Cream Truck Hits Grove! Petition to Lift Ban … Continue reading

June 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: HATING HOME

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist answers a question from a kid who wants to move.

June 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN SHORT STORY: THE DRAWING DEATH

June 10, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak It was a bright room with lavender curtains. On a bed with blue covers, sat 13 year old, Alice, scrolling down her lap-top. … Continue reading

June 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE “Light Stealing Bastard” Strikes Again!

June 9, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A sign warning vandals and thieves to stop stealing from an Orange Street man was stolen along with his American flag. The large … Continue reading

June 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Ice Cream Truck Hits Grove!

May 8, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove has an ice cream truck! The Funky Freezer ice cream truck has expanded its route to Selinsgrove this summer after serving nearby … Continue reading

June 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Gun Bandit Still on Loose! Day 26!

June, 7 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Twenty six days after a Selinsgrove store was robbed of an expensive gun one of the crooks is still on the loose along … Continue reading

June 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Petition to Lift Ban on Al Peterson Created

June 6, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A petition has been created calling on Susquehanna University to allow Al Peterson back on campus. John Lawrence from Waynesboro, Virginia began the petition … Continue reading

June 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN most read stories for the week of May 30 to June 5th OSN EXCLUSIVE: PARENT BANNED FROM SU WANTS APOLOGY! Hippies Hit Grove! My Pop Pop: … Continue reading

June 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Losing a Parent

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist tackles the question of how to deal with the loss of a parent.  

June 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN EXCLUSIVE: PARENT BANNED FROM SU WANTS APOLOGY! OFFICIALS WARNED HIM NOT TO SPEAK TO OSN!

June 3, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Selinsgrove man banned from Susquehanna University went to a meeting with SU officials hoping to get an apology, but instead received a … Continue reading

June 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Concert Series Set for Grove

May 2, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Get your lawn chairs and blankets ready Selinsgrove! The 27th “Summertime at the Gazebo” series is set to kick off  Tuesday, June 7th … Continue reading

June 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

June Issue of the OSN Hits Grove!

The June issue of the Orange Street News is out! For a one year subscription please send a check or cash of $14.99 along with name and address to Hilde … Continue reading

June 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Hippies Hit Grove!

May 31, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The hippies are coming to Selinsgrove! A new shop, the Hip Hop Hippy shop, has opened on Market Street that sells everything a … Continue reading

May 31, 2016 · Leave a comment

My Pop Pop: A Hero Story For Memorial Day

May 30, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Today is Memorial Day and I am thinking of my Pop Pop John Thrash. He is a war hero whose plane was shot … Continue reading

May 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the top OSN stories for the week of May 16-May 22th. OSN INVESTIGATES: TWO HOUR PARKING IN GROVE Banned Grove Man Watches Son Graduate Date Set for 2017 … Continue reading

May 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Farmers Market Open Now!

May 28, 2016 The Selinsgrove Farmer’s Market is open! The OSN went down this morning to share some interesting deals with the readers. Home made whoopie pies: .75 Fresh Strawberries: … Continue reading

May 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Real Haunted House in Selinsgrove?

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist answers a question from a kid who wants to know how to deal with the dark entity living in his house. Izzy also … Continue reading

May 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Gun Crook Still on Loose

May 27, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Two weeks after a Selinsgrove store was robbed of an expensive gun one of the crooks is still on the loose along with … Continue reading

May 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Shines Light on Vandalism

May 26, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Could new street lights in Selinsgrove help put a stop to all the vandalism? By the beginning of Fall brand new street lights … Continue reading

May 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Banned Grove Man Watches Son Graduate

May 25, 2015 By Hilde Kate Lysiak On Sunday Al Peterson sat with his family and watched their son’s pre-school graduate at Susquehanna University. “It went very well,” Al’s wife, … Continue reading

May 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN INVESTIGATES: TWO HOUR PARKING IN GROVE

May 24, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak In Selinsgrove two hour parking can last forever and businesses are not happy! An Orange Street News investigation has revealed that two hour … Continue reading

May 24, 2016 · 1 Comment

Date Set for 2017 Grove Chocolate Stroll

May 23, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Grove officials have set a date for the 2017 Selinsgrove Chocolate Stroll! The second annual chocolate stroll will take place April 1, 2017, … Continue reading

May 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the top OSN stories for the week of May 16-May 22th. 1) BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: Second Gun Suspect IDENTIFIED. STILL ON LOOSE. GUN NOT RECOVERED! 2) EXCLUSIVE BREAKING: 1 Arrest … Continue reading

May 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Fair That Stupid Adults Can Vote But Not Smart Kids?

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist answers a question from a kid who believes it isn’t fair that dumb adults are allowed to vote. Izzy also talks to a … Continue reading

May 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

$500 Donor Wishes to Remain Secret

May 20, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A kind hearted person from out of state donated $500 to help a Selinsgrove woman pay off the medical bills for her sickness. … Continue reading

May 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: Second Gun Suspect IDENTIFIED. STILL ON LOOSE. GUN NOT RECOVERED!

The second suspect in the Selinsgrove gun heist has been identified but is still on the loose! Police are on the hunt for Brandon Betancourt from Lancaster and still don’t … Continue reading

May 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE BREAKING: 1 Arrest Made in Grove Gun Theft! Source: Second Suspect Still on Run

May 19, 2016 Hilde Kate Lysiak A suspect has been arrested for the theft of an expensive weapon from a Selinsgrove gun shop on Friday the 13th while his suspected … Continue reading

May 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

Robber Strikes Grove Lawn Care Store

April 19, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A crook smashed through a window at a Selinsgrove lawn care store and made off with a cash register. The robbery happened on … Continue reading

May 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

Legal Expert: Murder Charges Appropriate for Wochley

May 18, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Snyder County District Attorney’s Office made the right decision to charge Kenneth Wochley with murder, according to an outside legal expert contacted … Continue reading

May 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Gun Thieves Still on Loose! SEE THE VIDEO!

May 17, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A pair of crooks who made off with an expensive weapon from a popular Selinsgrove gun store Friday afternoon are still on the … Continue reading

May 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: GUN STORE OWNER: “PERSON OF INTEREST FOUND”

The gun store owner who was robbed Friday afternoon believes police may be closing in on the suspects who stole an expensive gun. “At this time a person of interest … Continue reading

May 16, 2016 · 1 Comment

EXCLUSIVE: CROOKS STEAL GUN IN GROVE!

HAVE YOU SEEN THESE CROOKS? A weapon was stolen from a popular Selinsgrove gun store Friday afternoon, according to the store’s owner. A Smith and Wesson MP 15 TS AR-15 … Continue reading

May 16, 2016 · 1 Comment

No Plans Yet to Replace Demolished Grove Building

May 16, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Now that the Susquehanna Female College building has been completely demolished its owner says he has no ideas yet on what to do … Continue reading

May 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Stories of the Week

Here are the top OSN stories for the week of May 9-May 15th. Thank you! 1) EXCLUSIVE: Plant Thief Strikes Grove OSN VIDEO 2) EXCLUSIVE: SU TO ALLOW BANNED GROVE … Continue reading

May 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Pot Smoking Parents!

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist answers a question from a girl who is worried that her mom is smoking to much pot.

May 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

More Stray Cats in Grove!

May 13, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The cats are loose in Selinsgrove! Grove residents say they have noticed more stray cats prowling around town. “Feral cats are everywhere this … Continue reading

May 13, 2016 · 1 Comment

EXCLUSIVE: SU TO ALLOW BANNED GROVE MAN TO SEE SON’S GRADUATION

May 12, 2016 EXCLUSIVE Susquehanna University will now allow a Selinsgrove man it had banned from campus to be at his son’s preschool graduation. “We have just been contacted by … Continue reading

May 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE Plant Thief Strikes Grove: OSN VIDEO!

May 11, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Two potted planters were swiped off of residents property in Selinsgrove Friday night. The two incidents happened only blocks away from each other. … Continue reading

May 11, 2016 · 1 Comment

Increase In Hitchhikers For Grove?

May 10, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Looking for a ride? Residents are trying to figure out why they’ve noticed a big increase in people in our area standing off … Continue reading

May 10, 2016 · 2 Comments

Grove Father STILL Waiting to Hear if he Can See Son Graduate

May 9, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak With thirteen days to go before his son’s graduation, a Selinsgrove man who was banned from Susquehanna University for being a suspected creeper … Continue reading

May 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

May Issue of the OSN Hits Selinsgrove

The May issue of the Orange Street News hits Selinsgrove today with eight full color pages of news! The front page story is about a familiar problem to people in … Continue reading

May 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: How to Ask the Cute Girl Out and Friends who Cast Hexes

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist answers a question from a boy who wants to know the perfect way to ask the cute girl in class out.

May 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Short Story: Disappearing

May 6, 2016 by Hilde Kate Lysiak A 9 year old girl named Alice sat in a pink chair behind a big television. Alice gazed at the TV, flipping through … Continue reading

May 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN EDITORIAL Selinsgrove Police Need to Give Info to Public

May 5, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The front page story for the May issue of the Orange Street News is about how the vandal who has been terrorizing our … Continue reading

May 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: Grove Author to Release Horror Series

May 4, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove author Matthew Lysiak is releasing the first in a new children’s horror series. The new series, called iShrieks, will combine kids love of … Continue reading

May 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

A Message on World Press Freedom Day

May 3, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Today is World Press Freedom Day. It is a day that the people remind governments around the world of their duty to respect … Continue reading

May 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Did Stroke Make Murder Suspect Violent?

May 2, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak On April 25 Kenneth Wochley was charged with murder for the death of his wife Anne Wochley. But friends of the 75-year old … Continue reading

May 2, 2016 · 1 Comment

Blood on Pine Street House?

May 1, 2016 A OSN tipster reported what looks like blood on the Pine Street house right before the Penn’s Creek bridge. The house is under construction and no one … Continue reading

May 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Top OSN Stories for April

May 1, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Thanks to the readers April was our best best month yet! Below is a run down of the most viewed stories for April.. … Continue reading

May 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Would President Trump Deport Everyone?!?

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a girl who is afraid that a President Trump will deport “everyone”

April 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove UFO Mystery Solved?

April 29, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The American Meteor Society has a fireball report matching the date and time of the UFO sighting over South Selinsgrove. Local resident Pam … Continue reading

April 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: VANDAL APOLOGIZES TO SELINSGROVE

April 28, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Yesterday the 21-year old man who was charged with damaging the plants at the Selinsgrove Commons on April 2nd agreed to have a … Continue reading

April 28, 2016 · 2 Comments

Grove Father Still Waiting for Answers on Son’s Graduation

April 27, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove man banned from Susquehanna University while looking for his lost dog still can’t get a straight answer about whether he can … Continue reading

April 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Voter Confusion in Selinsgrove

April 26, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak As Pennsylvanians went to cast their votes in the Presidential primary some found choosing their candidate confusing. That’s because each voter needs to … Continue reading

April 26, 2016 · 3 Comments

Grove Vandal Could Pay Large Fine

April 26, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak If the Selinsgrove vandal pleads guilty he will have to pay a fine of nearly $500. The suspect would not only have to … Continue reading

April 26, 2016 · 1 Comment

Selinsgrove Man Charged with Murder

Kenneth Wochley has been charged with criminal homicide and two counts of aggravated assault. Wochley was arraigned before district judge John Reed and taken to Snyder County prison without bail. … Continue reading

April 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: BEAR ON LOOSE IN GROVE!

April 25, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A bear is on the loose in Selinsgrove— and it is hungry! Residents of Harris Estates believe a black bear is prowling around … Continue reading

April 25, 2016 · 1 Comment

OSN BREAKS 600,000 VIEWS!!!

This weekend the Orange Street News passed over 600,000 views! Its hard to imagine how many people that is! Thank you readers!!! I promise to keep working hard to get … Continue reading

April 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: How to Deal with Jealous Friends

In this week’s Ask Izzy,America’s youngest advice columnist gets a question about how to deal with jealous friends.

April 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

Fundraiser Set For Local Woman

April 22, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A local woman is hoping to receive some much needed help paying the medical bills for her sickness. A fundraiser is set on … Continue reading

April 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

UFO Spotted Over Grove

April 21, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A mysterious metallic fireball was spotted shooting through south Selinsgrove. Local resident Pam Ritter witnessed the strange burst of bright light on April … Continue reading

April 21, 2016 · 1 Comment

EXCLUSIVE: Grove Woman Stands Up To Flag Thieves

April, 20 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove woman who had her American flag stolen from outside of her home nine times is determined to not let the unpatriotic … Continue reading

April 20, 2016 · 1 Comment

Strike Hits Grove

April, 19, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Verizon workers in Selinsgrove are on strike! Two workers have been standing outside the phone companies building on Market Street  to protest pensions, job … Continue reading

April 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

SU Students “Terrorized” by Safety Officers

April 18, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Susquehanna University students are fighting back on what they say are aggressive policing by campus security. A petition that was started by students … Continue reading

April 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Top Stories! 528,699 Views (so far) in April!

The OSN is still smashing records! Thank you to all the readers! Here is a list of the most read stories so far this month along with a breakdown of … Continue reading

April 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Fears of Divorce

America’s youngest paid advice columnist talks to a kid who is worried that all the fighting at home means his parents are going to get a divorce.

April 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

UPDATE! Hank the Cat Safely Returned to Owner

  April 15, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Hank the Cat, who went missing on Orange Street last Friday night has been safely returned to its owner. “I’m happy to … Continue reading

April 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Mirror in the Attic

A Short Story by Hilde Kate Lysiak A family of four sat at a dinner table. On the table sat blue plates with mashed sweet potatoes and broccoli. Around the … Continue reading

April 14, 2016 · 1 Comment

Is THIS the FACE OF VANDALISM?

April 13, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A suspect has finally been charged for the vandalism at the Selinsgrove Commons. Exactly ten days after police claimed they caught a man … Continue reading

April 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

BREAKING Vandal Revealed! SU Student Charged!

April 12, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A suspect has been charged in the vandalism at the Selinsgrove Commons. Ten days after the incident the Selinsgrove police have released the … Continue reading

April 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: GET TO SLEEP LIFE HACKS!

America’s youngest paid advice columnist on get to SLEEP LIFE HACKS!

April 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

HAVE YOU SEEN MISSING CAT “HANK”? OSN REWARD!

 “Hank”, went missing on Orange Street Friday night.The OSN is offering a $100 cash reward for information leading to the safe return of Hank. If you see Hank please email … Continue reading

April 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

DAY 9: Police STILL Refuse to Release Name of Vandal WATCH VIDEO

April, 11 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Nine days after cops claim they caught the vandal ripping up plants at the Commons, Selinsgrove Police are still refusing to release the … Continue reading

April 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

April SMASHES OSN record for VIEWS!!!

Wow! 463,202 views already this month!! Thank you for making April the best ever month for the Orange Street News! Everyone has been so nice. Thank you. I haven’t been … Continue reading

April 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: Biz Owner Could Sue Grove Over Wild Roof Parties

April 9, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak One Selinsgrove business owner is about to hit the roof! Donna Spooner who owns the Mustard Seed on at 20 South Market Street … Continue reading

April 9, 2016 · 2 Comments

Grove Police Refuse To ID Vandal

April, 8 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove police are refusing to release the name of the vandal found ripping up plants at the Commons. The Orange Street News has … Continue reading

April 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Brussels Terror Hits Grove

April 7, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Fanny Mayeur got a text from her mom early on the morning of March 22nd saying that her home city of Brussels in … Continue reading

April 7, 2016 · 2 Comments

Local Advice Columnist on Vicious Pranks

America’s youngest paid advise columnist discusses how to deal with vicious pranks!

April 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: FATHER BANNED FROM SON’S PRESCHOOL GRADUATION

Considering lawsuit! April 6 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Susquehanna University has banned a Selinsgrove father from his own son’s preschool graduation after mistakenly accusing him of being a creeper … Continue reading

April 6, 2016 · 3 Comments

Grove Chooses New Cop

April, 5, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove has chosen a new police officer. Last night the Borough voted to hire a new police officer to patrol Selinsgrove. “We do … Continue reading

April 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Borough Limits Public Comment

April, 5, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Borough Council has made changes to the ‘Public Participation Rules.’ Last night council members voted to limit public comments to five minutes. … Continue reading

April 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

April Issue of Orange Street News Hits Grove!

The April issue of the Orange Street News hits Selinsgrove and I’m proud to say that this month we’ve expanded from six full color pages to eight! The front page … Continue reading

April 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Publisher Responds to Critics!

Here is my response to those who you suggesting I “play with dolls” or “have tea parties” instead of reporting the news. Thank you to Isabel Lysiak for helping film, … Continue reading

April 3, 2016 · 21 Comments

EXCLUSIVE: MURDER ON NINTH STREET!

  By Hilde Kate Lysiak Police are investigating a possible murder at 9th Street in Selinsgrove A man is suspected of murdering his wife with a hammer at 9th Street … Continue reading

April 2, 2016 · 7 Comments

BREAKING: Elderly Couple with Severe Injuries Found on Ninth Street!

Police are at the scene of a home at 602 Ninth Street in Selinsgrove. Sources told WKOK that an elderly couple was found in the home with severe injuries. The … Continue reading

April 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

BREAKING: VANDAL ARRESTED!!

April, 2, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove Police caught their man! The menacing plant vandal that has been terrorizing Selinsgrove for months may have finally been stopped! Selinsgrove Chief … Continue reading

April 2, 2016 · 2 Comments

BREAKING Vandal Strikes Again! On Eve of Choc Fest

The plant vandal struck again – this time on the eve of one of Selinsgrove’s biggest days! “Pretty rude,” said Grove resident Tucker Fowkes. Vandal also ripped up several plants. … Continue reading

April 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

Chocolate Stroll Could Become Grove Tradition

April, 1, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove is kicking off its first annual Chocolate stroll tomorrow! If all goes well, it could soon be a local tradition! Thirty stores … Continue reading

April 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE Taylor Swift Coming to Grove in June!

April 1, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Singer Taylor Swift will be performing at a private outdoor concert at Selinsgrove this June, according to the star’s spokesperson. The pop star … Continue reading

April 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Smashes Record with 17,954 views in March!! Thank you Readers!

Wow! 17,954 views in March! Thank you for making March the best ever month for the Orange Street News! I promise to keep working hard to bring you all the … Continue reading

March 31, 2016 · Leave a comment

BREAKING: Skunk Shot Dead in Grove! Possibly Rabid!

3/30/2016 By Isabel Rose Lysiak and Hilde Kate Lysiak A skunk believed to be rabid was shot dead by Selinsgrove police this afternoon. The sick creature was spotted around 5:30 … Continue reading

March 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Student Found Dead at SU: Not Suspicious

A student died at Susquehanna University, according to officials. The University released a statement about the death of Emma Cook, a sophomore: “It is with heavy hearts that we write … Continue reading

March 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Business Closes in Grove – Again!

3/30/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Entoguard Pest and Termite store on Market Street has shut down. A sign posted on the outside door said they had moved locations and … Continue reading

March 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Message From Hilde: SelinsGhost-Town?

The front page story for the April issue of the Orange Street News asks the question: is Selinsgrove becoming a ghost town? One in five storefronts on the the main … Continue reading

March 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Where Have Selinsgrove Stores Gone?

3/28/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Is downtown Selinsgrove becoming a ghost town? An Exclusive Orange Street News investigation has revealed that out of the forty-seven store fronts on Market Street … Continue reading

March 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

HAPPY EASTER! THANK YOU FOR MAKING MARCH OUR BEST MONTH YET!

I wanted to wish everyone a Happy Easter and thank all my readers for making March the best month yet for the Orange Street News. Just in March The Orange … Continue reading

March 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

REWARD DOUBLES TO $200 FOR VANDAL INFO!

3/26/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Vandal beware: there is now a $200 reward on your head! The cash reward for information that leads to the discovery of who vandalized the … Continue reading

March 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Columnist Awkward Mall Easter Bunny Interview

America’s youngest paid advice columnist was asked if the Easter Bunny at the Susquehanna Mall was real. It led to this awkward exchange with the large rabbit.

March 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Selinsgrove or old town Selin’s Grove?

3/24/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove or “old town Selin’s Grove?” If Selinsgrove Chamber of Commerce President Helen Walters has her way downtown Selinsgrove is about to have a name … Continue reading

March 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Local Journalist Claims To Be Harassed By Borough Council

March, 22, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A local journalist claims that the Borough Council is trying to stop his ability to report the news — and the public from … Continue reading

March 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Officials Pledge to “Get to Bottom” of Vandalism

3/22/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Town officials are promising an end to the vandalism that has been terrorizing Selinsgrove! The plant haters struck the Selinsgrove Commons late Friday and Sunday … Continue reading

March 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

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